Favorite team:LSU 
Location:New Orleans
Biography:LSU fan, SEC fan, NCAA sports fan
Interests:athletics, the outdoors and travel.
Occupation:Dream chaser.
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Registered on:12/20/2003
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re: Power Out - Madisonville Update** Restored ** - QuietTiger
Scare tactic, Entergy is your savior, not the regulators. ...
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re: Anyone remember the May 3rd flood in NOLA ? - QuietTiger
[quote]LurkerTooLong [/quote] How old were you in'78?...
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re: Anyone remember the May 3rd flood in NOLA ? - QuietTiger
[quote]May 3, 1978[/quote] Oh yeah, the first I can remember. Had never seen so much water on the roads. Got trapped at strip mall we were doing on the best bank. Got more fun as the night progressed....
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re: Replacing dryer and new dryer has a 4 prong cord, old has a 3 prong....??? - QuietTiger
[quote]A pigtail or dryer cord would have the plug on one end. [/quote] Must be localized then, it's what they are called here by everyone in the field. I've never heard a "power cord" referred to as a pigtail. Good luck to the OP....
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re: Replacing dryer and new dryer has a 4 prong cord, old has a 3 prong....??? - QuietTiger
[quote]The multiple wires and/or lugs on the opposite end from the plug.[/quote]\ You're saying a whip(power cord) has multiple wires on lugs? A pigtail is more than one wire tied together with a "pigtail" to land on a device or screw with one terminal. Good luck in your future....
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re: Replacing dryer and new dryer has a 4 prong cord, old has a 3 prong....??? - QuietTiger
[quote]Unobtanium[/quote] Voice of reason, thx. ...
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re: Replacing dryer and new dryer has a 4 prong cord, old has a 3 prong....??? - QuietTiger
[quote]Yewkindewit [/quote] If you change the whip(power cord) from 4 wire to 3 wire, then they must have removed the grounding bridge from neutral to ground. It would be smart to install a jump to replace it. Good luck....
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re: Replacing dryer and new dryer has a 4 prong cord, old has a 3 prong....??? - QuietTiger
[quote]“pigtail” in the industry.[/quote] I'll play. Tell me what makes it a "pigtail"?...
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re: Replacing dryer and new dryer has a 4 prong cord, old has a 3 prong....??? - QuietTiger
[quote]Look at Mr. Electricity calling a cord a “whip”. Is that industry slang? [/quote] In my area of the world. ...
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re: Replacing dryer and new dryer has a 4 prong cord, old has a 3 prong....??? - QuietTiger
New dryer came with a whip, interesting. Pull the receptacle and see how many wires are in the box. If 4, go get a 4 wire dryer receptacle, if 3, rob the old whip from your dryer and install. ETA- if it came with a whip, then they removed the jump between neutral and ground at the factory, is it ne...
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re: Go outside and look at the stunning pink supermoon - QuietTiger
Was alerted 30 minutes ago, beautiful. Clear sky here too....
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re: Crawfish 101 - QuietTiger
[quote]Why so mean? I hope your day gets better [/quote] It won't. Good luck with your search. Some people sell the 'select" meaning larger. Everything you ask for ups the cost. Good luck. I have no idea why people feel the need to be AH's....
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re: Seven year old murdered in McDonald's drive thru - QuietTiger
Chirp, chirp....
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re: Why are gnats so bad right now?? - QuietTiger
Any flying insect that bites loves me. I tried something called Swamp whatever, it's in the boat, can't remember the whole name. It worked for me when I used it. It had a citrus base for sure. Also a mist which I like....
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re: Fathers and rage - memories - QuietTiger
He didn't raise he voice the two times I saw him, I remember the Army uniform though....
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re: What's your go to riot songs? - QuietTiger
Sweet Home Alabama?...
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re: Is there anything better than pounding ice cold Miller High Life ponies? - QuietTiger
Hang, this brings me back to '77 while on the way to Rockefeller Reserve. Good times. ...
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re: Anybody else been stung by one of these Bad Boys? - QuietTiger
Yes, but thought they were called saddleback's here. Jumped up to swat a oak branch, not good....
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re: Who Were You in High School? - QuietTiger
[quote] I later found another cute girl at LSU that I could date independently, and 48 years later we are still married. [/quote] Ding, you win. Stories like that aren't gonna happen often now. Congrats to both of you!...
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re: Who Were You in High School? - QuietTiger
[quote] jocks, preppies, cheerleaders, potheads, nerds, geeks, metalheads, goths, wallflowers, etc. [/quote] Late 60's, early 70's, frat....
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